Cinnamon Swirl Apple Pie Boats

by Justyna
9 small swirls
45 min

Let's celebrate Fall with the satisfying and easy-to-make dessert snack!

Cinnamon Swirl Apple Pie Boats are the straightforward, quick-to-make-in-one-afternoon snacks you were searching for. They will satisfy your sugar cravings and give you that Autumn feelin'.


water 50-100ml, sugar (up to 3 teaspoons), cinnamon (up to 3 teaspoons), one pack of rolled up shortcrust pastry, 2-3 medium-sized apples, powdered sugar (1 tbsp; optional)

You will also need a potato masher, a small cooking pot, a peeler.


Wash apples, peel their skin, and cut them into little cubes. Throw apple cubes into the pot, add water, sugar, cinnamon, mix it all up and simmer on a small fire until apples get tender.

Mash the fruit using potato masher.

Spread shortcrust pastry evenly onto the baking tray and cover it with mashed apples.

Roll pastry back up, flatten it a bit to make it appear more oval-shaped.

Cut it into 2 cm tick slices and bake (wide side up) for around 20 minutes at 175°C or 347 °F. (Pastry baking times may very. You can check baking times suggestions on the package).

Leave it to cool for 15 minutes.

Dust it with powder sugar (optional) and serve.

Bon appetit!

Cinnamon Swirl Apple Pie Boats
Recipe details
  • 9  small swirls
  • Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 35 Minutes Total time: 45 min
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  • water 50-100ml
  • sugar (up to 3 teaspoons)
  • cinnamon (up to 3 teaspoons)
  • one pack of rolled up shortcrust pastry
  • 2-3 medium-sized apples
  • powdered sugar (1 tbsp; optional)
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